Modest Mouse Will Return to Missoula for Their First Concert at KettleHouse Amphitheater

Alternative rock titans Modest Mouse will make their debut KettleHouse Amphitheater performance on August 24, 2021.

The platinum selling rock outfit is gearing up for the release of their seventh studio album, The Golden Casket, slated to drop June 25 via Epic. We’re stoked to have Modest at the Amp for the first time and can’t wait to hear the new album live!


PRESALE: Limited Logjam presale tickets for Modest Mouse will be available online only from 10am to 10pm (or while supplies last), Tuesday, May 25. A password will be provided via email after completing the sign up form below. PLEASE NOTE: Logjam Gift Cards cannot be used for presale purchases. Learn how to purchase tickets with your Logjam gift card here.

PUBLIC ON SALE: Tickets go on sale Wednesday, May 26, 2021 at 10am at the Top Hat, online or by phone at 1 (800) 514-3849. General Admission standing pit tickets, reserved stadium seating tickets and general admission lawn tickets are available. Shuttle and parking tickets for this event are also available for advance purchase here. All ages are welcome.


As the summer draws closer, we want you to know that we’re looking forward to welcoming fans back at full capacity by July. Event specific policies & procedures are subject to change and will be posted to our website and emailed to ticket buyers in the days leading up to the event.

Tickets for the KettleHouse Amphitheater’s 2021 Summer Concert season are on sale and available for purchase online, or by calling 1 (800) 514-3849. You can also purchase tickets in person at the Top Hat box office, but please note: hours are currently 10a-5p, Friday only and may change. Current Box Office hours can be found here.

Have you ever wanted to work behind the scenes at the Amphitheater? You’re in luck because we’re currently hiring event staff for the 2021 concert season! Simply head over to our employment page and fill out an “Event Staff” application.

About Modest Mouse

Exploring a jagged, lo-fi post-rock after forming in the mid-’90s, Modest Mouse became unlikely chart-toppers with a volatile mix of punk-inspired rawness and simmering atmosphere in the following decade. The band first broke through to the mainstream audience with the platinum-selling Good News for People Who Love Bad News, their fourth full-length, in 2005. Johnny Marr, legendary guitarist with the Smiths, was an official member when they went all the way to number one with 2007’s We Were Dead Before the Ship Even Sank. Confirming their status as genuine rock stars, eight years later, 2015’s Strangers to Ourselves reached number three on the Billboard 200 (without Marr). After closing out the decade with a run of non-album singles, the band returned in 2021 with their seventh LP, The Golden Casket. Sad Sappy SuckerModest Mouse was founded in 1992 by guitarist and vocalist Isaac Brock, bassist Eric Judy, and drummer Jeremiah Green. Brock, who had a nomadic childhood, was only 18 and living in a shed next to his mother’s trailer home when Modest Mouse began working together, with the shed becoming the band’s rehearsal space and base of operations. In 1994, Modest Mouse booked time at Calvin Johnson’s Dub Narcotic Studio in Olympia, Washington to cut their first record, and Johnson released their debut 7″, “Blue Cadet-3, Do You Connect?,” on his K Records label. Modest Mouse soon began work on an album, but the project was abandoned and the material went unreleased until 2001, when it appeared on a collection called Sad Sappy Sucker. Continue reading…